Kauaʻi is the Island Paradise You’ve Been Dreaming Of

I traveled to Hawaiʻi last month and decided to split time between two islands: Oʻahu and Kauaʻi. Honolulu has lots of famous places and exciting activities, but I liked the idea of visiting the less visited “garden island” of Kauaʻi too. This turned out to be a great decision.  Kauaʻi is one of the most … More Kauaʻi is the Island Paradise You’ve Been Dreaming Of

15 Budget-Friendly Things to Do in Honolulu

If you’ve ever thought about visiting Hawaii, you probably know it’s expensive. Getting there takes a long flight, and when you arrive the hotels and restaurants are not cheap. But there is hope for the budget traveler!  If you visit Hawaii’s most popular destination of Honolulu, there are lots of activities that won’t cost you … More 15 Budget-Friendly Things to Do in Honolulu

Hawaii is Not a Beach Destination (It’s Better)

When you think of Hawaii, what comes to mind? A paradise with golden beaches and turquoise ocean water, hula dancers swaying as you sip a mai tai? Ok, this stereotypical “island paradise” definitely exists there, but I’m here to tell you it’s not what makes Hawaii an amazing place to visit. Hawaii is home to … More Hawaii is Not a Beach Destination (It’s Better)

Over-the-Rhine Cincinnati Murals: Self-Guided Walking Tour

Over the past few years, the streets of Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine (OTR) neighborhood have transformed into a world-class outdoor art gallery. You could spend the whole day looking at art, giant murals taking up a whole building and smaller pieces tucked into small alleys. For this tour, we’ll look at some highlights in the area between … More Over-the-Rhine Cincinnati Murals: Self-Guided Walking Tour

Petrified Forest National Park: A Guide to the Desert and Dinosaurs

Do you love the desolate-but-romantic scenery of the open desert? Were you maybe really into dinosaurs at some point in life? Are you driving through Arizona and looking for a neat place to stop? Let me tell you about Petrified Forest National Park. Overview Petrified Forest National Park is an essential stop on your southwest … More Petrified Forest National Park: A Guide to the Desert and Dinosaurs